Lee Thorburn

Lee joined the Waverley Care Board in January 2017 and brings over three decades of experience in the Civil Service in Scotland to the role.

Currently the Head of Resourcing in the Scottish Government’s People Directorate, he has enjoyed a career that has taken in Ministerial Private Office and a variety of roles in health, including a period working on HIV policy in Scotland.

Lee has been a volunteer befriender at Waverley Care since 2015, a challenging role that inspired him to become more involved in the organisation. He brings considerable operational and strategic experience to the Board.

Away from work, Lee enjoys cinema, theatre and travel, and is a Stonewall Role Model.

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